Saturday, April 7, 2012

Civilians killed and injured in military operation in Kapisa province

Hesa Duwum Kohistan District (in Orange)
Tagab District (in Green) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
According to local officials in eastern Kapisa province, at least 6 Afghan civilians were killed and injured following military operation in this province.

The officials further added, at least 2 Afghan civilians were killed and 4 others were injured during the operations in Tagab district of eastern Kapisa province.

Tagab district chief Abdul Hakim Akhoon confirming the report said, at least 6 Afghan civilians were killed and injured during the military operations conducted during the past few days to clear militants from the area.

This comes as three security guards of Tagab district police chief were killed following a roadside bomb explosion three days back.

Tagab district is considered to be one of the volatile regions of eastern Kapisa province where militants are frequently carrying out insurgency activities.
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